Satellite Precipitation Estimates (TXUS20 KWBC)
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TXUS20 KNES 180228
SPENES
ZCZC NFDSPENES ALL
SPENES
FLZ000-ALZ000-MSZ000-
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SATELLITE PRECIPITATION ESTIMATES..DATE/TIME 04/18/14 0227Z
SATELLITE ANALYSIS BRANCH/NESDIS---NPPU---TEL.301-683-1404
LATEST DATA USED: GOES-13 0215Z        WARREN
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LOCATION...FLORIDA...ALABAMA...MISSISSIPPI...
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ATTN WFOS...TAE...BMX...MOB...LIX...
ATTN RFCS...SERFC...LMRFC...
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EVENT...LEADING EDGE OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINS APPROACHING SE MS/SRN
AL/WRN FL
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SATELLITE ANALYSIS AND TRENDS...RECENT CLOUD TOP COOLING HAS BEEN NOTED
SINCE 01Z WITH BATCH OF HEAVIER RAIN SHOWERS SURGING N ALONG SE MS/SRN
AL/WRN PANHANDLE OF FL.  S-N WEDGE OF HEAVY RAINS ARE SETTING UP WITHIN
RIDGE OF 60+ DEGREE SFC DEW POINTS AND 1.0+ TPW AHEAD OF STRONG UL TROF.
GOES RGB AIRMASS PRODUCT IS INDICATING THE EARLY STAGES OF PHASING BETWEEN
THE SRN/NRN STREAMS ACROSS ERN TX/LA/AR REGION.  ADDITIONALLY THE BETTER
DYNAMICS/DIVERGENCE SEEMS TO HAVE SHIFTED N...FEEDING THE DEVELOPMENT
OF THE SHOWERS ALONG THE GULF COAST.  FURTHERMORE...A SHORTWAVE LIFTING
ENE ACROSS NRN GULF OF MEXICO/SRN LA IS FUELING THE HEAVIER SHOWERS NWD
AS FLOW BACK AHEAD OF THIS WAVE.
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AN ANNOTATED SATELLITE GRAPHIC SHOWING THE HEAVY PRECIPITATION
THREAT AREA SHOULD BE AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET ADDRESS LISTED
BELOW IN APPROXIMATELY 10-15 MINUTES.
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SHORT TERM OUTLOOK VALID 0220-0620Z...MEDIUM CONFIDENCE FACTOR
IN SHORT TERM OUTLOOK...CLOUD TOP COOLING/EXPANSION IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE ALONG THE COASTAL AREAS OF SE MS/AL/WRN FL OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL
HRS AS SHORTWAVE APPROACHES.  LLVL SERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE
DRAWING IN ADDITIONAL GULF MOISTURE (2.0" TPW) AS TROF CONTINUES TO DIG.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1-2" ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH 06Z...ESPECIALLY FOR
LOCATIONS ALONG SW AL/WRN FL.
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....NESDIS IS A MEMBER OF NWSCHAT (NESDISSATELLITEPRECIP)....
....NESDIS IS A MEMBER OF 12 PLANET....
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FOR QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS CONCERNING THE SATELLITE
PRECIPITATION MESSAGES AND GRAPHICS PLEASE EMAIL
SSDPrecip@noaa.gov
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FOR PRECIP MESSAGES AND GRAPHICS ON THE WEB:
http://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Products/atmosphere/spe/
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FOR AUTOMATED SATELLITE PRECIPITATION ESTIMATES ON THE WEB:
http://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov/smcd/emb/ff/CONUS.php
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LAT...LON 3201 8779 3173 8631 3078 8555 2923 8548 2909 8814
3024 8859 3140 8876
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